Keeping Acropora: Tips and Tricks for Thriving Acros

Introduction to Acropora Acropora coral is a type of coral that belongs to the phylum Cnidaria and is known for its intricate branching structures and vibrant colors. It is often considered the poster child for a thriving reef aquarium due to its beauty and importance in reef ecosystems. However, keeping Acropora coral in a reef […]

Live Rock for your Reef Aquarium.

Introduction Live rock is a crucial component in reef aquariums, providing numerous benefits and playing a vital role in creating a thriving marine ecosystem. It serves as a habitat for marine life, contributes to natural filtration, and supports the growth of beneficial microbial life. In this article, we will explore the importance of live rock […]

Cleaner Shrimp Care

Cleaner Shrimp Care: An Introduction Guide to Cleaner Shrimp Cleaner shrimp, such as the Skunk Cleaner Shrimp and Scarlet Skunk Cleaner Shrimp, are fascinating and beneficial additions to reef aquariums.They are known for setting up cleaning stations on live rock or coral, where they perform the valuable service of eating small parasites and dead tissue […]

Reef Aquarium Lighting: Unleashing the Power of PAR and Spectrum

bright exotic anemonefish swimming in aquarium

Reef Aquarium Lighting: Understanding PAR and Spectrum Introduction Creating a healthy and vibrant environment for corals in a reef aquarium requires more than just adding water and marine life.Lighting, often overlooked by beginners, plays a pivotal role in the overall health and vitality of the aquatic ecosystem. Understanding the concept of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) […]